FAQs

What is a literacy coalition?

A literacy coalition is a convener of different groups of stakeholders, who work together to support the issue of literacy and improve basic educational opportunities for the residents in their communities.

The Tarrant Literacy Coalition's main goals are to:

Increase public awareness and outreach

Increase the quantity and improve the quality of programs

Build a mutually beneficial partnership between business and literacy communities

Advocate for change and increase funding from local and state elected officials

Centralize and evaluate program results

Identify best practices and provide training resources

Improve funding for literacy programs and develop further resources for high quality literacy programming in
our community